Post-war Britain and its role in international charity and development campaigns

Here is an essay I recently completed for one of my classes on the significance of British involvement in international charity and development work in the early post-war era. For references and bibliography, please see the original PDF file here.  To what extent did early development work and international charity campaigns mark a shift in thinking about… Read More Post-war Britain and its role in international charity and development campaigns

Should the West Have Boycotted the Sochi Olympics?

(Written around March 2014) The Olympic Games are far more than a sports event. They are an opportunity for the host country to bolster its image on the world stage; to exhibit  its diplomatic, economic and cultural prominence. When, this year, it was Russia’s turn to showcase the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Prsident Vladimir Putin’s aspirations were… Read More Should the West Have Boycotted the Sochi Olympics?